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gain enough strength to become a hurricane once again. let's get all the way details from fox 29-meter psychologist scott william. busy day for you, scott. >> it has been, dawn. as far as what's happening right now, with hermine, it is moving through the carolinas. still a tropical storm mack mum sustained winds at 50 miles per hour. it's pick up some speed. now moving to the northeast at about 20 miles per hour. but it could reintensify back to a hurricane right down the jersey shore. let's focus in on latest track from the national hurricane center. you can see it moves pretty rapidly off cape hatteras by early on saturday. but then out to sea for several days. but look how it intensifies by sunday. 2:00 p.m. 70 miles per hour winds then as we move toward sunday into monday, it's back up to hurricane status. it even tries to move little farther to the shore as well. with that being said tropical storm warnings now posted for much much of south jersey all of delaware especially the coastal communities we're talking about tropical storm conditions winds
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over 40 miles per hour within the next 36 hours. take look at future wind gusts by saturday morning winds already gusting over 30 miles an hour down the shore. then by saturday, 8:00 p.m., winds gusting over 40 miles per hour and it really starts to ramp up late sunday into monday. take look at the clock. monday 8am winds gusting 55 miles an hour atlantic city along with wildwood. power outages could be a concern. eastern sections of north carolina the highest probability around cape hatteras but then watch what happens as we move toward our area sunday into early next week. we have that threat for power outages. so down the shore it's going to be a wash out of a weekend. beginning late on saturday continuing for several days up to half a foot of rain possible for some. and those high tides cycles nine to 10:00 a.m. moving toward saturday night and sunday night we're talking about the potential for storm surge two to 4 feet. much more detailed analysis of
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hermine coming up. >> all right, scott. some serious stuff out there. hermine so far is being blamed for one death in ocala flor. millions brace for what's to come thousands of others are cleaning up a huge mess that the storm has already left behind. >> there was 2 feet of water in the house. it came in from everywhere. usuallusually it doesn't flood t bad in this area. >> the house was kind of vibrating and we heard some sticks and stuff breaking some thing hitting the roof. >> wow. people in florida and georgia are experiencing some extensive damage. you can see huge trees just snapped right in two around the savannah area m people even had trees smashing through their homes. tens of thousands of people are still without power and as our scott williams just mentioned the storm will be moving into our area bad timing this holiday weekend. >> big question, what does this mean for folks down the shore trying to enjoy this all important holiday weekend. fox 29's bill anderson live in ocean city tonight.
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bill, i'm wondering are people stick aig round or heading out? >> reporter: for most part, chris, they're sticking around. we spoke to several people today and i guess was there's not really a lot to see here yet, it's just not resonating with them that perhaps they need to be concerned. most of the people still out on the beach weather still looks good. and most of the people we spoke to said they're just not that worried about it. >> the unofficial last weekend of the summer here down to at the jersey shore and we're expecting tropical storm hermine to hit sometime this weekend. people down here concerned? there's been some discussion but not heavy. people are just mostly concerned about having a good time. >> three things. -- what do you think, concern about the storm or you good. >> we're good. >> reporter: look behind me. see the crowded beaches. and the answer is, pretty much no, they're not concerned. even with the past storms here down at the jersey shore, pretty much everyone here just kind of
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shrugged it off. >> we're not concern. we have plenty of food. plenty of games. plenty of things to do. >> we're not concern at all, right? we'll have fun. you like to dance in the rain. >> reporter: kids doing back flips and building castles. adults looking for adult beverage an select few preparing for the coming storm. >> i saw hurricane sandy first hasn't. everybody is hoping it's not one of those thankfully it doesn't look like it will be one of those again. we're just preparing for the worse and hoping for the best. >> whenever you mention a storm at the jersey shore people think of super storm sandy. hermine is not supposed to be nearly that severe but it is something to be cautious of and prepared for. even if the full beach behind me shows you ocean city is not all that concerned. >> we're here for the weekend. no matter what the weather. >> you're not concerned about the weather. >> we're not concerned about the weather. >> reporter: just going to stick it out. >> just going to stick it out. >> reporter: now that last sentiment was the one that
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surprised me the most. even the people who know that hermine is coming didn't feel the need to leave early or cut their trip early. they said that they are -- they are here and they're going to stick it out hopefully they continue to pay attention it's not expected to be as bad as sandy but certainly something chris and dawn that people do need to be aware of. >> absolutely. all right, thank you. looking live now at route 42 in deptford, new jersey. lots of people you can see there hittinhitting the road from skyt is the start of the holiday weekend. people trying to get to the beach although the weather is not going to cooperate. be sure to download the fox 29 weather authority app for real time weather alerts as hermine heads our way. >> in other news tonight, sad story out of mayfair. a man riding his bike is struck and killed. the impact was so strong authorities say it through the 42-year-old victim over a hundred feet. fox 29's dave schratwieser live at the accident investigation district. dave, has the driver turned himself in. >> reporter: chris, the driver turned himself in hours after
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that crash in fact investigators say he has been very cooperative. he actually led police to the vehicle involved here but this is still an on-going investigation. police found the badly damaged buick season tree they believe was used in the fatal accident just a short distance away from the scene. where 42-year-old matthew matson was run down early friday morning. >> that's terrible. that's crazy. that's somebody's family member right there. >> a sad situation. report roar according to investigators it was around 12:45am when matson was riding in the 5700 block of frankford. his bike warning flashers may have been on when he was struck by this buick century in the bike lane. the car may have been traveling at a high rate of speed. matson's bike was split in two. >> he's 114 feet away from where he was struck. we don't know if he's thrown that far or more than likely he wrote a distance on the vehicle before he thrown off the vehicle. >> reporter: police say the driver of the busick century turned himself in two septa
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officers friday morning and told them the car was park on van kirk. >> he left the car last night. he came up to the cops this morning, yeah. >> reporter: this woman was the victim avenue hit and rupp several months ago in the same area. she says the driver was never caught. >> it is dangerous. i pray for anybody. i pray for the guy that got hurt. >> reporter: corey graham rides his bike along frankford avenue every day. he says this stretch of roadway can be dangerous. >> i think people that's driving cars need to be more mindful of the people that's walking or riding a bike. >> it's dangerous. they should have more lights out here. >> at night it's real dangerous. >> investigators are still reviewing surveillance video from the area they did recover a driver's side rear view mirror and some pieces from a health on the roadway but the investigation is still on going. no charges have been filed at this point. dawn? >> all right, dave, thank you. new video to show you
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tonight. philadelphia police say while a truck carrying new shoes was stopped at a traffic light in east germantown, someone got out of van and cut the lock. this happened monday along the 5600 block of ogontz avenue. police say later down the road the driver noticed the door had opened and when he went to the back of the truck, he was punched in the face by one of two men who were in the back. they both got away with several boxes of shoes. a frightening scene in bustleton second of the city. sky fox over the 10,000 block of jamison avenue. that's where a car smashed in the deck of a home. you can see right here that it narrowly missed landing in the pool. it happened about 3:30. so far no reports of any injuries. philadelphia police looking for this guy right here. they say he advertised on craig list that he had some cold play concert tickets for sale. a woman met up with him in center city to buy them but when she tried to get into the show, officials say they told her they were fake tickets. if you know who this guy is, call police. you decide 2016. donald trump visits the city of
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brotherly love but he wasn't feeling the love. he attended a private meeting with african-american leaders. >> although the north philadelphia event wasn't highly publicized it still brought out scores of protesters. fox 29's jeff cole is live in north philadelphia tonight with more. jeff? >> reporter: dawn, it is an open question whether donald trump can actually ever really build significant support in urban centers in cities. he gave eight shot today here in north philly and his protesters certainly pushed back. >> we're out here to let donald trump know he's not welcome here. >> reporter: demonstrators were loud and relentless with their attack on the republican nominee. >> we want the world to know trump is not welcomed here in our community. >> reporter: they seemed defended trump had come to north philly and was using space affiliated with a local baptist church and when a trump supporter raised his pro mexican wall sign, there was some push and shoving. >> this woman claiming to be the
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daughter of political gab fly milton street said she was dumping trump because they would let her in. >> this visit to philadelphia today, it is a sham and renee' street is here to it's a sham. clinton is not the answer but trump is definitely not the answer and we need answers. >> reporter: trump met with several supporters in round table along with candidates for congress. this man was one. >> it's not just today. he wants declare a complete level of inclusion. he wants to have african-americans, he wants to have hispanics, asians, everyone included inside his campaign. >> reporter: police presence was significant. cops on bikes and plain clothes and full uniforms were everywhere. not far from the trump meeting union leaders gathered to attack the republican. >> he going to rob us look he robbed the workers of atlantic city of their pensions like he stiffed the contractor that is work very hard for him. >> reporter: trump's motorcade
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rumbled in and out of north broad without a glint of the man known as the donald. protesters were loud and aggressive. donald trump told his supporter that is were in the meeting today he'll be back and if he does, he may want to try to gather a little bit larger crowd inside the facility. live in north broad, i'm jeff cole, fox 29 news. all right, jeff, thank you. meantime fbi today releas releaselying summary of the interview the agency conducted with hillary clinton back on july 4th. ap reports the summary reveals clinton relied on her staff not to send her classified e-mails to a private server. it also claim she was unclear about a classification marking on documents. clinton will campaign in cleveland on monday with running mate tim kaine. scott? dawn right now continuing to follow hermine. max winds 50 miles an hour. moving to the northeast at 20. when it could gain hurricane status again. sean? >> scott, temple owls about an hour away from kicking off the
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season. the hype is at an all time high after last year. we'll review tonights game against army later in sports. >> a local elementary schoolteacher gets a big surprise. who is behind the gift and how it's going to make her better start of the school year. ♪
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there's another great reason to head to cape henlopen park in delaware. officials officially opening the arartillery park at the fort mis museum. the park will feature mighty mow's gun that's a 16-inch gun that was mount on the uss missouri. fort miles was the east coast largest combat ready post during world war ii. opening the new park was a project officials were working on for the last four years. and exciting time of year. first day of school just days away for most kids in the area. >> and educators are getting prepared for the students return
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and one fourth grade teacher in camden got big surprise today. karen pearl la a teacher at forest hill elementary school. she's also the winner of the 2015-2016 teacher of the year award. so to make things a little easier for her as she gets ready for her students to return, wal*mart surprised pearl la today with a $490 gift car. why $490? studies show that's how much teachers spend out of their own pocket every year to get their classroom ready. pearl la has some ideas on just how she's going to spend that money. >> we're just talking about making these great benches for our libraries and i was going use those old milk crates over there and now i can go to -- i been to wal*mart they've got beautiful colorful milk crates and fabric and things now i can really take up a notch and get what i really would like to make the more colorful and inviting for the students. >> sounds great. pearl la has been a teacher in the district for 11 years. congratulations. okay. back to your fox 29 weather authority now.
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meteorologist scott williams here. scott, hermine may no longer be a hurricane but i tell you this is going to ruin a lot of weekend plans. >> yeah it really is. still tropical storm but could it actually intensify, chris, back to a hurricane right off of our coast. take look at the tropical storm warnings posted for much of south jersey and delaware. the counties bordering the delaware bay and the atlantic ocean. we're talking the potential is there over the next 36 hours for tropical storm force winds. winds over 40 miles per hour. let's talk little before the about some of the steering mechanisms. you can see hermine moving through the carolinas right now. but off to the north a building area of high pressure that will kind of block the system and lock it into place off of the jersey shore for several days. that's why it will be a long duration event and major problems with beach erosion and coastal flooding. look at the spaghetti plots. taking it out to sea but look how many of the models do loop for several days off the jersey
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shore. take a look at future wind gusts by saturday morning, we're already looking at winds gusting over 30 miles per hour down the shore. approaching that tropical storm force category and look at saturday night at 8:00 p.m. gusting over 40 miles an hour atlantic city, wildwood even farther inland toward millville and dover. so power outages will be a factor especially the farther south and east you head an approach the shore. by sunday, 8:00 p.m., we're still looking at those winds gusting over 40 miles per hour. it even starts to kind of crank up sunday night into monday morning by 8am winds gusting over 50 miles per hour. what about the rainfall totals, higher amounts the farther you head down the shore. we could close in on four or 6-inches of rainfall. lesser amounts maybe up to an inch around the philadelphia area with that purple you can see the legend showing 1 inch. the impacts down the shore, several inches of rain. winds gusting over 50 miles per hour.
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tidal flooding, beach erosion. as you move a little farther inland, clouds on saturday. we should stay dry around the philadelphia area. some rain moving in for sunday. winds gusting up to 30 miles per hour still breezy on monday. so a rip current danger the entire weekend down the shore. we're looking at sunday and monday with those peak winds gusting upwards to 50 maybe even more miles per hour. once again, in center city we're looking at sunday being the iffy day with the showers and winds really picking up. beautiful, however, though if you're staying in the poconos with lesser impacts the farther north and west you head. so once we get beyond the up coming weekend gradual clearing and look at wednesday, thursday and friday. we're talking about another potential heat wave. sean? >> scott, temple back on the field trying to follow up a historic season. i know you're very happy right now. >> we're going down there. >> exactly. but coast says let's forget about that and focus on right now. we'll basically talk about the
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preview against army and cut day is coming in the nfl guys will find if they'll make the team the next couple of years. why guy who everyone is probably wanting to get cut is confident he'll make the team. that's coming up next in sports.
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>> i'm very excited. i'm looking forward to it, you know, this is my last, first time having first game in college. i'm looking forward to it. i'm sure everybody is as well. it should be pretty fun. we'll fly around enjoy every moment of it. >> i'm just ready to get out there and play. we've been practicing for long time. spring ball, too. i'm just ready to play in real football game. i'm really excite. >> when you're in practice you can't go live as you want to you got a guy from the side you got to ease up. on the game you can go all out. >> eagles wrapped up their preseason yesterday and a couple guys stood out right away. obviously paul turner he made made plays one after the other and dari yo green-beckham. is a lock. a lot of fans hope would get cut feeling pretty confident that he's in. marcus smith eagles first round draft pick from 2014 has been absolute disappointment. one and a half sacks in two years. but new coach and new scheme he not only thinks he'll make the team but he thinks he can be a
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pro bowl like player. >> stopping the run is going to, um, be a big thing when it comes to rush the passer you have to stop the run first off. i could be good at that. sacks will be able to come and that's what i really want to do. owe want to be a 10 plus sack guy. look at this. western kentucky starring off the season like this. how do you start off the season like this? tripping as you're running out on the field. he's supposed to be athletes, right? they're supposed to be athletes. tripping and somehow some way they actually won the first game 46-14. looking at that, i mean not even a high school kids who mess this up. >> aww. >> i mean, you have one job to do. >> one job. >> you don't practice running? >> run out on the feel. like youtube will live on that forever. they'll never live that down. >> last word on hermine. >> it's going to be busy weekend for the weather authority. latest computer models showing how the rain progresses tomorrow
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afternoon and evening down the shore and starts to wrap up and some of the heaviest rain along the shore points once again saturday night into sunday. and really watching a sharp cut off north and west lehigh valley, poconos might not see a whole lot of rain. it really depends how far those rain bands can wrap back in. here's a look at the clock sunday 10:00 o'clock looking at light to moderate rain across the area some of that moving toward the philadelphia area. then as we move toward monday, you can see it continues to churn out in the open waters. it could intensify into a hurricane again. p.m. rain down the shore and we're looking pretty wet as we move toward sunday and monday as well. storm surge two to 4 feet. new computer models tonight at 10 and 11:00. >> all right. thank you scott. that will do it for us here tonight at 6:00 o'clock. we'll see you back here at 10:00 o'clock for the latest on hermine. until then have a great night. inside edition is up next.
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